City of Santa MonicaCity of Santa Monica
Text Size:  

Community Events

Sunset Swim Floaties
Sunset Swim (age 18 and up)
Fridays - July 8, July 22, August 12, August 26 | 6-9pm 
Regular pool rates apply, more information on the Pool page. Pre-Purchase Sunset Swim admission up to 28 days in advance through Reserve Santa Monica. 

Sunset Picnic
Sunset Picnic

Thursday, July 14 & August 11 | 5-8pm | Free Event, No Registration Required 
It’s Sunset Picnic! Pack a dinner and head over. Solo or with a crew. Tablecloths or brown bags. Grab a spot in the courtyard or splash pad and relax into a beautiful evening, with a Brazilian musical duo setting the vibe. Bring your own fun... cards, a board game, a puzzle. We’ll have a surprise or two. Can you say s'mores?
Please, no alcohol or glass.

Seaside Storytime
Seaside Storytime with Santa Monica Public Library 
Fridays - July 15, July 29, August 12 | 10-11:30am | Free Event, No Registration Required.
Join us in the courtyard as librarians from Santa Monica Public Library share ocean themed stories, songs and action rhymes. For ages 2 and up. 

Follow us on Instagram or Facebook or sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date!   


June | July | August | September 
Cardboard Yacht Regatta
Sunset Swim
Sunset Picnic
Santa Monica Public Library at the Beach

October | November 
No public events

Snowy Plover Walk with the Audubon Society
Polar Bear Swim 
Beach Walk & Sketch with the Audubon Society
Happy Birthday Marion! 

No public events

Julia Morgan Legacy Event

April | May 

No public events 

*Other cultural events take place throughout the year